Most people believe a marriage that can span nearly two decades is destined to last forever. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Couples in Massachusetts who split after a lengthy marriage join the ranks of a growing number of couples from all over the United States. For example, rock star John Mellencamp recently finalized his divorce from model, Elaine Irwin.
Unpaid child support is a significant problem here in Massachusetts and elsewhere. Expenses for raising a child seem to increase every year, and a growing number of parents with primary physical custody rely heavily on child support payments to help provide for their children.